'Big Relief From the Big Easy' Headed to Cedar Rapids Hospital
'Katrina' Staffers from West Jefferson Medical Center and East Jefferson General Hospital In New Orleans Bringing Aid to St. Luke's Hospital
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Concerned Emergency
Department (ED) staffers from two New Orleans hospitals that operated
during Hurricane Ka...
HHS Deputy Secretary Recognizes Grand Rapids Leaders for Improving Quality and Value in Health Care
Encourages use of electronic health records to improve patient care
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., March 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a meeting
today, HHS Deputy Secretary Tevi Troy recognized local providers,
consumers, employers, insurers, and other community leaders as a Chartered
Record-Breaking Internet Pharmacy Prosecution Nets Millions for Iowa Law Enforcement
...aring of Over $4 Million in Dubuque , Cedar rapids
, and Des Moines Areas
CEDAR RAP...rce $1,699,182.03
DEA Drug Task Force $112,420.03
Police Department $19,210.23
National Meningitis Association Launches Interactive Online Panel About Meningitis Dangers
...ed Brendan to the hospital, but it was too late. Brendan died only 16 hours after the onset of his first symptoms.
Kathy Huddleson of Cedar rapids
, Iowa -- Kathy's 20-year-old daughter Elizabeth was a junior at the University of Northern Iowa when she died of meningococcal disease. Kathy ...
New Walmart Program Broadens Access to Affordable Prescriptions in Michigan
...ot program which will offer a 90-day supply of 300 generic prescriptions, each for $10* via free mail delivery. Beginning today, from Detroit to Grand rapids
to Alpena, Michiganders across the state will be able to take advantage of this new affordable pharmacy program from Walmart by calling 1-800-2REFILL....
Growth in Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation in Most of Michigan, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study
...lly over the past five years, while costs in Grand rapids
have increased 6 percent annually during the same ... in both Kalamazoo and Saginaw to $33,600 in Grand rapids
for a private room. The comparable cost in Detroi...annually over the past five years. Costs in Grand rapids
have increased 4 percent annually over the same pe...
New Medical Transport Chair Adds Superior Versatility For EMS Professionals
...the MegaMover Transport Chair or watch a video that highlights it's key features.
About Graham Medical
Graham Medical is a subsidiary of Little rapids
Corporation of Green Bay, Wis., and is a leading marketer and manufacturer of single-use products for emergency services, physician offices, clinics, ...
Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy - A Thriving Michigan Based Healthcare Company
...teran executive team, and provides medication therapy for chronically ill patients across the country. With locations in Flint, Swartz Creek and Grand rapids
MI; Chicago; Ft. Lauderdale; and a national distribution center in Cleveland; Diplomat is now the largest, privately held specialty pharmacy in the na...
Schools Receive Grants to Help Kids be Active, Eat Healthy
...ting habits. Grant amount: $11,000.
- C.A. Frost Environmental Science Aca...led plastic. Grant amount: $14,290.
- Central High School . Teach students h...physical activity programs and implement the Grand rapids
YMCA Healthy U program. Grant amount: $14,325.
Kresge Foundation Meets Economic Downturn Head on, Awarding a Record $63.6 Million in Grants in Fourth Quarter 2008
YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit Detroit $70,000
St. Joseph's Area Health Services Park rapids
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Nashua Nashua $500,000
Rapids in Biological News
Rapids in Biological Technology
Collaboration Sparks Creation of New Grand Rapids Laboratory Focused on Women's Health
GVSU, WMSTI, Spectrum Health and MSU College of Human Medicine announce cooperative laboratory agreement
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Regional leaders in health
care and education today announced the creation of a state-of-the-art
laboratory, to be housed in ...
Wisconsin Rapids firm will challenge student security skills
Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. Cyber Defense Agency, an information security consulting firm headquartered here with offices in several other states, said it has been chosen to challenge eight student teams in an Illinois security contest.
"Cyber attacks are increasing in complexity and sophisticatio...
Wisconsin Rapids to welcome new ethanol plant
Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. - Mayor Mary Jo Carson is thrilled about the prospect of an ethanol plant coming to her city.
Located in the geographic center of the state, Wisconsin Rapids
has experienced a recent erosion of its job market and tax base, but this new project could be the auspicious dev...
Internet security is big business for Wisconsin Rapids firm
Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. - Sami Saydjari could serve as an inspiration for anyone who has ever dreamed of building a home-based business, but his four-year-old venture is no ordinary consulting company.
Saydjari Saydjari has established a $5 million annual business called the Cyber Defense A...
The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative is Named Statewide Reviewer for Life Science Funding Requests Through New Program
...Initiative ( http://www.wmsti.org ) was founded by Grand Valley State University , Van Andel Research Institute, the City of Grand Rapids, Grand rapids
Community College , The Right Place, Inc., and health care providers and educators. The Initiative is dedicated to creating an environment that advan...
MichBio Leader Cites New Senate Biosciences Task Force and House Subcommittee as Evidence of State's Growing Awareness of Industry's Economic Importance
...ng the Biotech Tsunami?" Sequenom has established a presence in Michigan with recent acquisitions of the Center for Molecular Medicine (CMM) in Grand rapids
and Ann Arbor-based Sensigen.
During the Annual Meeting, MichBio members elected six board directors to three-year terms. Elected to the board w...
MichBio Announces Annual Business Meeting Keynote and Pre-Meeting Workshop
...ourt Hotel in Ann Arbor. Sequenom has established a presence in Michigan with recent acquisitions of the Center for Molecular Medicine (CMM) in Grand rapids
and Ann Arbor-based Sensigen.
Dr. Harry Stylli has a track record of nearly two decades, demonstrating entrepreneurial leadership in the biotechn...
West Michigan's Newest Medical Device Company Receives Support from the West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative and EDF Ventures
...nitiative (http://www.wmsti.org ) is a
partnership among Grand Valley State University, Van Andel Research
Institute, the City of Grand Rapids, Grand rapids
Community College, The
Right Place, Inc., and health care providers and educators. The Initiative
is dedicated to creating an environment that advance...
Lambert, Edwards & Associates Named Agency of Record for The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative
... Andel Research Institute, Grand Valley
State University, the city of Grand rapids
and Grand rapids
College, Spectrum Health, Saint Mary's Health Care and Mary Free ...
West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative Seeks Exhibitors for Annual Life Science Showcase
...ute for Contemporary Arts (UICA) in
downtown Grand rapids
and provides life science companies the opportunit..., Grand Valley
State University, the City of Grand rapids
and Grand rapids
College, Spectrum Health, Saint Mary's H...